Graduate Council

Graduate Council

The Graduate Council Committee of CSUDH serves in an advisory capacity to the Academic Senate and to the Dean of Graduate Studies and Research Policy considerations and recommendations will be forwarded to both. In addition to providing a network within the campus community for faculty and administrators with responsibility for graduate programs, the Council will play an advocacy role for CSU Dominguez Hills graduate programs both on and off the campus.

Graduate Council Committee Charge [PDF]

Committee Members (2021-2022)

Executive Board: 

  • Adriean Mancillas (Chair)
  • Katy Pinto (Vice-Chair)
  • Cheyenne Cummings (CNBS)
  • Kate Esposito (COE)
  • Jane Lee  (CAH)
  • Terry Peralta (CHHSN)
  • Betty Vu (CBAPP)
  • Lynda Wilson (CEIE)

Voting Members 

  • Adriean Mancillas - Chair
  • Terri Ares (CHHSN)
  • Mohsen Behesti (CNBS)
  • Antonia Boadi (CNBS)
  • Cheyenne Cummings (CNBS)
  • Edward Curammeng (COE)
  • Kate Esposito (COE)
  • Jiancho Han (CNBS)
  • Nyora Higgs  (CHHSN)
  • Julie Jhun (COE)
  • Brian Jarrett (CAH)
  • Michael Laurent (CHHSN)
  • Jane Lee (CAH)
  • Elexia Reyes-McGovern (COE)
  • Iara Mantenuto (CAH)
  • Mark Muller (CHHSN)
  • Terry Peralta (CHHSN)
  • Katy Pinto (CNBS)
  • Silvia Santos (CNBS)
  • Elwin Tilson ( CHHSN)
  • Betty Vu (CBAPP)
  • Fang Wang (CNBS)
  • Lynda Wilson (CEIE)

Non-Voting Members

  • Sheree Schrager (Dean, GSR)
  • Vanessa Cervantes (GS Coordinator)
  • Jeffrey Foor (Graduate Admissions Coordinator)
  • Brigette Brown (Thesis Coordinator)


The following is the calendar for the GC meetings of academic year 2021-2022, TBD.

If you would like additional information, please contact Adriean Mancillas, Graduate Council Chair.

Graduate Council Document